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*[http://www.careers-internet.org/ Careers Internet Database (Username: 440w, Password: future)]
*[http://www.careers-internet.org/ Careers Internet Database (Username: 440w, Password: future)]
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*[http://www.sjcpl.org/research/ccount/click.php?id=197 Ed2Go] offers SJCPL library card holders free short-term certificate classes in many different fields.
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*[http://www.sjcpl.org/research/ccount/click.php?id=105 Gale Testing and Education Database] contains sample tests for many professions and for the SAT, ACT, GED, GRE, MCAT, LSAT and more.
*For a list of education magazines available at SJCPL, please see our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/subjectguides/index.php/Magazine_Titles_by_Subject#Education Magazine Titles by Subject] guide.
*For a list of education magazines available at SJCPL, please see our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/subjectguides/index.php/Magazine_Titles_by_Subject#Education Magazine Titles by Subject] guide.
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*Please search for local scholarships in [http://www2.sjcpl.lib.in.us/cc/findrecords.php?-link=Search%20Community%20Connection%20Records Community Connection] or look at our local scholarships binder on the Education table in the reference area of the Main Library.
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*Please search for '''local scholarships''' in [http://www2.sjcpl.lib.in.us/cc/findrecords.php?-link=Search%20Community%20Connection%20Records Community Connection] or look at our '''local scholarships binder''' on the Education table in the reference area of the Main Library.
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*Our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/los/ Literacy & Outreach Services Department] offers '''math tutoring''', '''GED classes''', and '''English language conversation'''.
*Our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/los/ Literacy & Outreach Services Department] offers '''math tutoring''', '''GED classes''', and '''English language conversation'''.
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*Our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/kids/ Storytimes]
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*[http://www.libraryforlife.org/kids/ Storytimes]
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*[http://StJosephChamberINCOC.weblinkconnect.com/CWT/EXTERNAL/WCPAGES/WCDirectory/Directory.aspx?CategoryID=30&Title=Colleges+and+Universities&AdKeyword=Colleges+and+Universities Area Colleges & Universities]
*[http://StJosephChamberINCOC.weblinkconnect.com/CWT/EXTERNAL/WCPAGES/WCDirectory/Directory.aspx?CategoryID=30&Title=Colleges+and+Universities&AdKeyword=Colleges+and+Universities Area Colleges & Universities]
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*[http://www.stjoereads.org/ St. Joseph County Literacy Council]
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*[http://www.ncinreads.org The Literacy Council of North Central Indiana]
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'''General Resources'''
'''General Resources'''
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*[http://dc.doe.in.gov/Standards/AcademicStandards/PrintLibrary/index.shtml Indiana Academic Standards]
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*[https://learningconnection.doe.in.gov/Standards/PrintLibrary.aspx Indiana Academic Standards]
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*[http://www.doe.state.in.us/ Indiana Department of Education]
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*[http://www.doe.in.gov/ Indiana Department of Education]
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*[http://dc.doe.in.gov/Standards/AcademicStandards/PrintLibrary/readinglist.shtml Indiana Department of Education reading lists]
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*[https://learningconnection.doe.in.gov/Standards/PrintLibrary.aspx Indiana Department of Education reading lists]:  scroll down to Related Documents
*[http://www.icn.org/ Indiana College Network]
*[http://www.icn.org/ Indiana College Network]
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'''ISTEP+ Resources'''
'''ISTEP+ Resources'''
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*[http://learnoas.ctb.com/ISTEP Experience ISTEP+ online] practice tests
 
*[http://www.doe.in.gov/achievement/assessment/istep-grades-3-8 ISTEP+ blueprints]
*[http://www.doe.in.gov/achievement/assessment/istep-grades-3-8 ISTEP+ blueprints]
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*[http://askrose.org/students.php?section=istep_practice ISTEP+ practice] from Homework Hotline
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*[http://www.askrose.org/index.php/students/resources/istep ISTEP+ practice]
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*[http://www.usnews.com/rankings  US News & World Report Rankings]
*[http://www.usnews.com/rankings  US News & World Report Rankings]
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'''Online Degree Programs'''
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*[http://www.braintrack.com/online-colleges Braintrack Online Degree Programs]
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*[http://www.nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator College Navigator]: Note--click on "more search options" and, under "extended learning opportunities" check off "distance only"
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*[http://www.onlinedegrees.org OnlineDregrees.org]
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*[http://www.usnews.com/education/online-education Online Education from U.S. News]
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*[http://www.academicearth.org Academic Earth]
*[http://www.academicearth.org Academic Earth]
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*[https://www.coursera.org coursera]
*[http://education-portal.com/articles/Colleges_and_Universities_that_Offer_Free_Courses_Online.html Education-Portal.com]
*[http://education-portal.com/articles/Colleges_and_Universities_that_Offer_Free_Courses_Online.html Education-Portal.com]
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*[http://ocw.mit.edu/index.htm MIT OpenCourse Ware]
*[http://oedb.org/library/beginning-online-learning/200-free-online-classes-to-learn-anything Online Education Database]
*[http://oedb.org/library/beginning-online-learning/200-free-online-classes-to-learn-anything Online Education Database]
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'''Resources for Teachers'''
'''Resources for Teachers'''
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*[http://www.discoveryeducation.com/teachers/index.cfm?campaign=flyout_teachers Discovery Education]
*[http://www.edutopia.org Edutopia]
*[http://www.edutopia.org Edutopia]

Revision as of 14:18, 26 April 2013

Contents

SJCPL Education Information

Library Resources

  • Ed2Go offers SJCPL library card holders free short-term certificate classes in many different fields.
  • Please search for local scholarships in Community Connection or look at our local scholarships binder on the Education table in the reference area of the Main Library.


Library Services

  • Ask a Librarian at St. Joseph County Public Library for research assistance.


Local Education Resources


Indiana Education Resources

General Resources


ISTEP+ Resources


Scholarships and Financial Aid


Internet Resources

Citing Sources


College & Career Planning Databases and Websites


Home Schooling


Language Learning


National/International Education Resources


Online Degree Programs

  • College Navigator: Note--click on "more search options" and, under "extended learning opportunities" check off "distance only"


Online Non-Credit Classes (Free)

  • Udemy: many classes are free on this site, but some require payment.


Resources for Teachers


Scholarship and Financial Aid Websites


Special Needs

Personal tools